/ /

  • linkedin
  • Increase Font
  • Sharebar

    Boy’s fever and rash after insect bite

    The case

    The parents of a 4-year-old boy who lives in eastern Maryland near the Pennsylvania line are worried about an expanding rash on his back, which started as a small red bump a week ago following a summer picnic. The boy has had a low-grade fever and has not been acting like himself for a few days.

    NEXT: What's the diagnosis?

    Judy C Doong, BS, MS4
    Ms Doong is a 4th-year medical student, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.


    You must be signed in to leave a comment. Registering is fast and free!

    All comments must follow the ModernMedicine Network community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated. ModernMedicine reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part,in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

    • No comments available


    Latest Tweets Follow